Missouri is home to a number of professional and college sports teams. Here is a brief overview of some of the most well-known teams in the state:
- St. Louis Cardinals: The Cardinals are a Major League Baseball team based in St. Louis, Missouri. They play in the National League Central Division and have a long history of success, including 11 World Series championships.
- Kansas City Chiefs: The Chiefs are a National Football League team based in Kansas City, Missouri. They play in the AFC West Division and won Super Bowl LIV in 2020.
- St. Louis Blues: The Blues are a National Hockey League team based in St. Louis, Missouri. They play in the Central Division and won the Stanley Cup in 2019.
- Missouri Tigers: The Missouri Tigers are the athletic teams that represent the University of Missouri. They compete in the Southeastern Conference (SEC) and have teams in a variety of sports, including football, basketball, and baseball.
- Kansas City Royals: The Royals are a Major League Baseball team based in Kansas City, Missouri. They play in the American League Central Division and have won the World Series twice, in 1985 and 2015.